Managed Care Organizations (MCO)
On Sept. 13, 2013, the Commonwealth of Kentucky announced they have signed contracts with managed care organizations (MCOs) to provide healthcare services to Kentuckians who will be newly eligible for coverage under the expansion of Medicaid, a provision of the Affordable Care Act which will begin on Jan. 1, 2014. The new MCO's are:
KY Medicaid encourages providers to participate in all MCO provider networks. Existing providers of Medicaid services may be contacted by one or more of the new MCOs about providing Medicaid services under the new plans.
(07/02/13) - Read the General Provider Letter - Regarding Kentucky Spirit
(10/04/12) - The Commonwealth of Kentucky announced they have signed contracts with four managed care partners to provide health care services to approximately 175,000 Medicaid recipients in Louisville and 15 surrounding counties begining Jan. 1, 2013. The four MCOs are:
(07/11) - the Commonwealth of Kentucky established contracts with the managed care organizations (MCOs) to provide services to Medicaid members across Kentucky. Three of those contracts listed below are with new vendors that will serve more than 560,000 recipients beginning Nov. 1, 2011.